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In the midst of a global pandemic, a very paranoid vampire orders contactless food delivery.
Film Program
Loyola Marymount University
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PROD 685
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Assignment
Genre
Comedy
Duration/Running Time
1:24
Film Completion
Aug 1, 2020
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An artist invites an especially harsh critic to her studio for an exclusive preview of her latest work.
Film Program
Loyola Marymount University
Course
PROD 550
Film Type
Assignment
Genre
Horror
Duration/Running Time
6:01
Film Completion
May 1, 2019
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An exploration of the history and modern day importance of postcards.
Film Program
Loyola Marymount University
Course
PROD 670
Film Type
Thesis Film
Genre
Documentary
Duration/Running Time
17:31
Film Completion
May 1, 2021

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Pretty well, this application came together fairly quickly but the Personal Statement, as always, was a little bit tricky - there's just a lot that you have to try and get across whilst also attempting to be different and interesting.
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NYU - Dramatic Writing
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Oct 28, 2021

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First time applying!
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This one was tricky, but I'm really happy with what I came up with. Not sure if the scene prompt was the kind of thing they were looking for, but I really enjoyed writing it.
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Third time applying after Spring 2021 (waitlisted) and Fall 2021
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